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Hooked on Health Care: Designing Strategies for Better Health
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Hooked on Health Care: Designing Strategies for Better Health
January 16 to 21, 2016
The dominance of medicine has led most developed economies to invest in healthcare rather than health and there is danger of replication in low and middle-income countries. This is neither good for communities or individuals through their life course, nor is it an effective ...
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Salzburg Cutler Fellows Law Program
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Fellows
Salzburg Cutler Fellows Law Program
February 19 to 20, 2016
Salzburg Global Seminar, in partnership with eleven of the leading U.S. law schools, offers the "Salzburg Cutler Law Fellows Program," a one-of-a-kind program for students interested in international law and legal practice. Launched in the fall of 2012, the Salzburg ...
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Beyond Green: The Arts as a Catalyst for Sustainability
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561
Beyond Green: The Arts as a Catalyst for Sustainability
February 19 to 24, 2016
The creative sector has played a significant role in efforts to raise awareness of the impacts of climate change and encourage sustainable social, economic, and environmental practices worldwide. Many artists and cultural organizations have embarked on remarkable projects ...
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Living Arts in Post Conflict Contexts Forum: Practices, Partnerships, Possibilities
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Living Arts in Post Conflict Contexts Forum: Practices, Partnerships, Possibilities
March 10 to 12, 2016
Conflict Transformation is one of Salzburg Global Seminar’s three strategic priorities. This landmark collaboration with Cambodian Living Arts will connect arts activators and changemakers from twenty countries, drawing together insights from our multi-year programs on C ...
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Trust: How can we weave a new social fabric?
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June
Trust: How can we weave a new social fabric?
June 24 to 26, 2016
By Invitation Only “Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold;The best lack all conviction, while the worstAre full of passionate intensity.”William Butler Yeats    - The Second Coming Do we trust governments? Corporations? The media? Do we even trust our ...
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Financing the Global Economy: How Can Traditional and Non-Traditional Sources Be Integrated?
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563
Financing the Global Economy: How Can Traditional and Non-Traditional Sources Be Integrated?
June 27 to 29, 2016
Against the background of fragile economic recovery and slowing growth in emerging markets in the aftermath of the financial crisis, the focus of policy-makers and regulators is shifting from fixing the causes of the last crisis to stimulating growth. While the banking sector ...
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Better Health Care: How do we learn about improvement?
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565
Better Health Care: How do we learn about improvement?
July 10 to 15, 2016
Achieving the best health care outcomes is constrained by systems' ability to reliably deliver evidence-based care, every time, to the people who need it. Systems include not only the design of care models and care delivery processes, but also supporting structures and the ...
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Salzburg Academy on Media & Global Change: Migration, Media & Global Uncertainty
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Salzburg Academy on Media & Global Change: Migration, Media & Global Uncertainty
July 17 to August 06, 2016
The 2016 Salzburg Academy on Media & Global Change explored the role of media literacy in engaging citizens, journalists, governmental bodies and capacity organizations in cross-cultural dialogue about migration and its portrayal in contemporary digital culture. In light ...
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Remaking the State: The Impact of the Digital Revolution Now and to Come
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Remaking the State: The Impact of the Digital Revolution Now and to Come
September 09 to 12, 2016
Every great technological breakthrough in history – such as printing in the fifteenth century, or railways in the nineteenth – has in turn transformed the state and its role in international relations, security, commerce and engagement with citizens. With much of the wor ...
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Images of America: Reality and Stereotypes
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Images of America: Reality and Stereotypes
September 23 to 27, 2016
There are ambivalent, conflicting and contradicting images world-wide of America, its culture, institutions and people. America impacts world wide, and its image is shaped by every available medium. We will describe and discuss the nature and sources of the conflicting images ...
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The Corporate Balancing Act: How Can Directors Manage Conflicting Pressures?
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567
The Corporate Balancing Act: How Can Directors Manage Conflicting Pressures?
September 29 to October 01, 2016
Difficult at the best of times, the role of non-employee directors of publicly-held corporations – to guide and oversee management in enhancing long-term value – has become even more challenging in today’s uncertain economic environment. Prominent examples in recent years ...
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Salzburg Global LGBT Forum: The Many Faces of LGBT Inclusion
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570
Salzburg Global LGBT Forum: The Many Faces of LGBT Inclusion
October 02 to 07, 2016
The current attention given to LGBT* issues by many policy-makers across the world constitutes a critical opportunity to further entrench LGBT rights as an integral part of the global human rights agenda. Connecting thought leaders and practitioners worldwide, the Salzburg ...
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Future of Public Service: Program Strategy Meeting
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568
Future of Public Service: Program Strategy Meeting
October 03 to 05, 2016
Familiar public services and institutions are in the early stage of radical renewal that may render them unrecognizable by 2050. New technologies and societal transformation are reconfiguring the interdependent world at unprecedented speed. New concepts and demands for more ...
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Leadership for Regional Cooperation in Asia for the 21st Century
SESSION
560
Leadership for Regional Cooperation in Asia for the 21st Century
October 05 to 08, 2016
Human, economic and political security issues across East and Southeast Asia heighten the need for greater cooperation in the region, which has the world's fastest-aging populations, the largest number of megacities, resource constraints, disaster risks, and exceptional societal ...
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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators III
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569
Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators III
October 11 to 16, 2016
The Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators (YCI) is an annual series of Salzburg Global Seminar that brings 50 of the world's most talented young innovators from the culture and arts sector together at Schloss Leopoldskron to help them develop the dynamic vision ...
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The Next Frontier: Transboundary Cooperation for Biodiversity and Peace
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571
The Next Frontier: Transboundary Cooperation for Biodiversity and Peace
November 09 to 13, 2016
Border areas are often isolated by their geographies, with their respective territories subject to often-contradictory policies and administrative arrangements on different sides of the border. Even where political boundaries divide peoples with close cultural, ethnic and/or ...
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The Sixth Annual Lloyd N. Cutler Lecture on the Rule of Law: Law and the Use of Force: Challenges for the Next President
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Lecture
The Sixth Annual Lloyd N. Cutler Lecture on the Rule of Law: Law and the Use of Force: Challenges for the Next President
November 20 to 20, 2016
The Cutler Lectureship, in memory of Lloyd N. Cutler, who served Salzburg Global Seminar for more than two decades as Board Chair, is presented annually and features a distinguished speaker on a vital legal issue of international interest. The Sixth Annual Lloyd N. Cutler ...
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Learning from the Past: Promoting Pluralism and Countering Extremism
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564
Learning from the Past: Promoting Pluralism and Countering Extremism
December 01 to 03, 2016
Eighty years since the first Jewish detainees were murdered in the Dachau Concentration Camp, the world is still grappling with the question of how the Holocaust was able to happen. In the decades following, the political slogan “Never Again” has rung hollow in societies aff ...
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Getting Smart: Measuring and Evaluating Social and Emotional Skills
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566
Getting Smart: Measuring and Evaluating Social and Emotional Skills
December 04 to 09, 2016
Salzburg Global's multi-year series on Education for Tomorrow's World seeks to address systemic challenges and opportunities for re-shaping education to prepare for the societies and work of the future. New technologies and artificial intelligence are taking us faster towards ...
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Rethinking Care Toward the End of Life
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Rethinking Care Toward the End of Life
December 14 to 19, 2016
Health care systems everywhere face a multi-faceted crisis, and care towards the end of life is at the sharpest end of that, from care of the increasingly vulnerable through to extensive palliative care. There is a need to re-think such care to make sure it is actually what ...
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